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Dances for the rainbow serpent [music] : for guitar quartet / Richard Charlton
Bib ID 4771216
Format MusicMusic
Author
Charlton, Richard, 1955-
 
Description Grosvenor Place, N.S.W. : reproduced and distributed under licence by the Australian Music Centre, [20--], c1990 
1 score (14 p.) ; 30 cm. 
ISMN 9790673095656 
Full contents
  • 1. Time before-
  • 2. World is formed- a serpent preceedds one of the great totemic ancestors
  • 3. Beauties of the world are revealed for the first time-
  • 4. Serpent, protector and avenger or sacred lore.
 
Notes

For 4 guitars.

Composed: 1990.

Duration: 10 min., 30 sec.

Dedication: For Guitar Trek.

"Premiered by Guitar Trek at the 1992 Adelaide Festival"--original t.p.

Published on demand.

Reproduced from facsimile of composer's score held at the Australian Music Centre Library.

Subjects Plucked instrument quartets (Guitars (4)) -- Scores.  |  Rainbow serpent -- Songs and music.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Australian Music Centre
Also Titled

Guitar quartet no. 5

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